Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

ASCP Certified Medical Technologist/Clinical Lab Scientist

at SeaWorld

Posted: 11/2/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: E64F7F9C4DD872A1CBCD51A26E5F1A84
Keywords: health

Job Description

Basic Job Function
  • Perform laboratory analyses to enable veterinarians and curators to properly manage the health of the animal collection in the park and the animals rescued, rehabilitated, and released to the wild.
  • Enthusiastically represents SeaWorld by displaying a positive attitude, maintaining a high level of energy and commitment to quality throughout all aspects of the job.

Principle Duties
  • Follows laboratory procedures according to federal, state and local regulations.
  • Follows engineering and work practice controls for laboratory workers.
  • Performs analyses in hematology, chemistry, microbiology, mycology, parasitology, urinalysis, cytology and water analysis.
  • Computes and prepares test results.
  • Maintains records and enters data into computer.
  • Prepares and processes samples and maintains records for animal care and research projects.
  • Maintains laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Dispenses vitamins, drugs and other supplies as needed.
  • Assists and participates in animal care projects as needed.
  • Ensures excellent animal care service by responding to team's requirements, expectations and needs.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills, Knowledge, Education, and Training
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must have Bachelor of Science degree in a related field.
  • Must have Medical Technologist or Clinical Lab Scientist experience.
  • Must be registered with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP).
  • Must have working knowledge of laboratory instrumentation.
  • Must be able to prepare laboratory reports.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have basic computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft applications, spreadsheets and databases.
  • Must be able to sit, walk, talk, use hands, hear, smell and have color vision.
  • Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks at once and work in a fast paced work environment.
  • Must be able to work indoors with several large and small laboratory instruments as well as refrigeration and freezer units which create moderate noise.
  • Must be able to work with limited exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals and radiation. Protective equipment is provided when necessary.
  • Must be able to positively interact with park guests and co-workers of all ages, different ethnic/cultural backgrounds and/or language, and individuals with special needs.
  • Veterinary experience preferred.
  • Animal or aquatic animal laboratory diagnostics experience preferred.

Hours and Availability
  • Must have 5 days of unrestricted availability to include weekends and holidays.
  • Hours varies.

Resume Required

More Information

SeaWorld San Diego

San Diego, CA


Full Time Hourly

Commensurate with experience, starting at $25.25/hour


11/17/2019 11:59 PM ET

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!